Vancouver http://kplu.org en Seattle, Tacoma and Vancouver ports aim to reduce air pollution http://kplu.org/post/seattle-tacoma-and-vancouver-ports-aim-reduce-air-pollution-0 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The ports of Seattle, Tacoma and Vancouver, B.C., are working together to dramatically reduce emissions. And they’re trying to do that without scaring away any cargo companies.&nbsp;</span></p><p>Most of the diesel air pollution at the ports comes from ocean-going ships, but also from tug boats, cranes, trucks and trains.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 05 Jul 2013 22:19:34 +0000 Ashley Gross 9263 at http://kplu.org Seattle, Tacoma and Vancouver ports aim to reduce air pollution Ocean's future: 'Goodbye big fish, hello small fish' http://kplu.org/post/oceans-future-goodbye-big-fish-hello-small-fish <p>In Greek mythology, the original god of the sea was named Nereus. Among other powers, he could prophesy the future. That&rsquo;s why researchers at the University of British Columbia thought to name a project to predict future ocean conditions after Nereus. Now, the initial computer simulations are out.</p> Tue, 21 Feb 2012 19:05:41 +0000 Tom Banse 4206 at http://kplu.org Ocean's future: 'Goodbye big fish, hello small fish' U.S. most romantic city: Tacoma? http://kplu.org/post/us-most-romantic-city-tacoma <p>Which Washington town is the most romantic? Port Townsend? La Conner? Leavenworth? Guess again. Tue, 08 Feb 2011 19:35:06 +0000 Gary Crawford 741 at http://kplu.org U.S. most romantic city: Tacoma?